Gas leakage in eight anaesthesia circle systems.

  title={Gas leakage in eight anaesthesia circle systems.},
  author={Markus Leuenberger and Peter Feigenwinter and Alex M. Zbinden},
  journal={European journal of anaesthesiology},
  volume={9 2},
Eight currently used factory-new anaesthesia circle systems (Dräger Cicero, Dräger Sulla, Dräger AV1, Gambro Engström Elsa, Megamed 700A, Ohmeda Modulus II Plus, Siemens Ventilator 710 and Siemens Servo Ventilator 900 D with circle system) and a Megamed 077 which had been clinically used for 11 years were tested for gas leaks according to the Draft European Standard Anaesthetic Workstations and Their Modules. All measurements were performed using the Cicero ventilator developed by Dräger with… CONTINUE READING